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### 2005, Volume 162, Issue 1

**45-54 A half-product based approximation scheme for agreeably weighted completion time variance***by*Cheng, Jinliang & Kubiak, Wieslaw**55-69 Minimal multicut and maximal integer multiflow: A survey***by*Costa, Marie-Christine & Letocart, Lucas & Roupin, Frederic**70-82 On finding dissimilar Pareto-optimal paths***by*Dell'Olmo, Paolo & Gentili, Monica & Scozzari, Andrea**83-98 Performance modeling and analysis of integrated logistic chains: An analytic framework***by*Dong, Ming & Frank Chen, F.**99-111 Tabu search algorithms for job-shop problems with a single transport robot***by*Hurink, Johann & Knust, Sigrid**112-121 Single machine group scheduling with resource dependent setup and processing times***by*Janiak, Adam & Kovalyov, Mikhail Y. & Portmann, Marie-Claude**122-125 Dual variable based fathoming in dynamic programs for column generation***by*Lubbecke, Marco E.**126-141 Heuristic algorithms for single and multiple depot vehicle routing problems with pickups and deliveries***by*Nagy, Gabor & Salhi, Said**142-152 A heuristic approach for the Travelling Purchaser Problem***by*Riera-Ledesma, Jorge & Salazar-Gonzalez, Juan Jose**153-172 An assembly-type supply chain system controlled by kanbans under a just-in-time delivery policy***by*Wang, Shaojun & Sarker, Bhaba R.**173-183 Scheduling preemptive open shops to minimize total tardiness***by*Liaw, Ching-Fang**184-190 Minimizing number of tardy jobs on a batch processing machine with incompatible job families***by*Jolai, Fariborz**191-205 Distribution centre location modelling for differential sales tax structure***by*Avittathur, Balram & Shah, Janat & Gupta, Omprakash K.**206-219 Local search for the probabilistic traveling salesman problem: Correction to the 2-p-opt and 1-shift algorithms***by*Bianchi, Leonora & Knowles, Joshua & Bowler, Neill**220-238 A two-phase hybrid metaheuristic for the vehicle routing problem with time windows***by*Homberger, Jorg & Gehring, Hermann**239-250 Using system dynamics models with litigation audiences***by*Howick, Susan**251-269 Benefit sharing in holding situations***by*Tijs, Stef & Meca, Ana & Lopez, Marco A.**270-280 Computing the nucleolus of cyclic permutation games***by*Solymosi, Tamas & Raghavan, T. E. S. & Tijs, Stef**281-289 A multi-start dynasearch algorithm for the time dependent single-machine total weighted tardiness scheduling problem***by*Angel, E. & Bampis, E.

### 2005, Volume 161, Issue 3

**585-597 Selected combinatorial problems of computational biology***by*Blazewicz, Jacek & Formanowicz, Piotr & Kasprzak, Marta**598-617 Optimization of functions with rank-two variation over a box***by*Bomze, Immanuel M.**618-635 An efficient method for nonlinearly constrained networks***by*Mijangos, E.**636-654 A hybrid method combining continuous tabu search and Nelder-Mead simplex algorithms for the global optimization of multiminima functions***by*Chelouah, Rachid & Siarry, Patrick**655-662 A null-space method for computing the search direction in the general inertia-controlling method for dense quadratic programming***by*Gomez, Manuel A.**663-672 Linear programming system identification***by*Troutt, Marvin D. & Tadisina, Suresh K. & Sohn, Changsoo & Brandyberry, Alan A.**673-682 Second order symmetric duality for nonlinear multiobjective mixed integer programming***by*Mishra, S. K. & Wang, S. Y.**683-703 Activity consolidation to improve responsiveness***by*Rummel, Jeffrey L. & Walter, Zhiping & Dewan, Rajiv & Seidmann, Abraham**704-720 Robust scheduling of parallel machines with sequence-dependent set-up costs***by*Anglani, Alfredo & Grieco, Antonio & Guerriero, Emanuela & Musmanno, Roberto**721-735 Approximation algorithms for the maximum Hamiltonian path problem with specified endpoint(s)***by*Monnot, Jerome**736-753 L1 cheapest paths in "Fjord Scenery"***by*Kulpa, W. & Pordzik, M. & Socha, L. & Turzanski, M.**754-770 Three-stage flow-shop scheduling with assembly operations to minimize the weighted sum of product completion times***by*Yokoyama, Masao & Santos, Daryl L.**771-779 A branch and bound algorithm for the robust spanning tree problem with interval data***by*Montemanni, R. & Gambardella, L. M.**780-796 Algorithm for minimizing weighted earliness penalty in single-machine problem***by*Pathumnakul, Supachai & Egbelu, Pius J.**797-811 A multi-layer demand-responsive logistics control methodology for alleviating the bullwhip effect of supply chains***by*Sheu, Jiuh-Biing**812-837 Optimal control of a dual service rate M/M/1 production-inventory model***by*Bradley, James R.**838-853 Pricing non-storable perishable goods by using a purchase restriction: General optimality results***by*Li, Michael Z. F.**854-871 Performance analysis of assembly systems with unreliable machines and finite buffers***by*Yuan, Xue-Ming & Liu, Liming

### 2005, Volume 161, Issue 2

**295-297 Financial modelling and the quality of corporate reports***by*Spronk, Jaap & van der Wijst, Nico**298-324 On the simulation of portfolios of interest rate and credit risk sensitive securities***by*Jobst, Norbert J. & Zenios, Stavros A.**325-336 A volatility decomposition control variate technique for Monte Carlo simulations of Heath Jarrow Morton models***by*Chiarella, Carl & Clewlow, Les & Musti, Silvana**337-347 Value at risk methodology under soft conditions approach (fuzzy-stochastic approach)***by*Zmeskal, Zdenek**348-363 Risk factor analysis and portfolio immunization in the corporate bond market***by*Bertocchi, Marida & Giacometti, Rosella & Zenios, Stavros A.**364-376 Market discipline of subordinated debt in banking: The case of costly bankruptcy***by*Nivorozhkin, Eugene**377-385 On the comparison between the APV and the NPV computed via the WACC***by*Cigola, Margherita & Peccati, Lorenzo**386-398 Estimation of asset demands by heterogeneous agents***by*D'Ecclesia, Rita L. & Zenios, Stavros A.**399-415 Auctions with bidder-determined allowable combinations***by*Park, Sunju & Rothkopf, Michael H.**416-431 The impacts of regulated notions of quality on farm efficiency: A DEA application***by*Dimara, Efthalia & Pantzios, Christos J. & Skuras, Dimitris & Tsekouras, Kostas**432-446 Cost efficiency measurement with price uncertainty: a DEA application to bank branch assessments***by*Camanho, A. S. & Dyson, R. G.**447-468 Measurement and sources of overall and input inefficiencies: Evidences and implications in hospital services***by*Chen, Andrew & Hwang, Yuhchang & Shao, Benjamin**469-477 The utility of returns to scale in DEA programming: An analysis of Michigan rural hospitals***by*Butler, Timothy W. & Li, Ling**478-498 A column generation approach for solving a non-temporal forest harvest model with spatial structure constraints***by*Martins, Isabel & Constantino, Miguel & Borges, Jose G.**499-504 On "investment decisions in the theory of finance: Some antinomies and inconsistencies"***by*De Reyck, Bert**505-524 The impact of accessibility on the value of information and the productivity paradox***by*Ahituv, Niv & Greenstein, Gil**525-535 Output specification and performance measurement in fire services: An ordinal output variable approach***by*Jaldell, Henrik**536-544 Returns to scale in dynamic DEA***by*Sueyoshi, Toshiyuki & Sekitani, Kazuyuki**545-551 Measuring super-efficiency in DEA in the presence of infeasibility***by*Chen, Yao**552-563 Selective convexity in DEA models***by*Podinovski, V. V.**564-578 Estimating output targets to evaluate output-specific efficiencies: A statistical framework***by*Gstach, Dieter**579-581 A response to comments on modeling undesirable factors in efficiency evaluation***by*Seiford, Lawrence M. & Zhu, Joe

### 2005, Volume 161, Issue 1

**1-2 IEPM: Focus on scheduling***by*Artiba, A. & Elmaghraby, S. E.**3-10 An improved approximation algorithm for the single machine total completion time scheduling problem with availability constraints***by*Sadfi, Cherif & Penz, Bernard & Rapine, Christophe & Blazewicz, Jacek & Formanowicz, Piotr**11-20 A travelling salesman approach to solve the F/no-idle/Cmax problem***by*Saadani, Nour El Houda & Guinet, Alain & Moalla, Mohamed**21-31 The simple F2//C max with forbidden tasks in first or last position: A problem more complex that it seems***by*El Houda Saadani, Nour & Baptiste, Pierre & Moalla, Mohamed**32-41 Complexity of flow shop scheduling problems with transportation constraints***by*Soukhal, A. & Oulamara, A. & Martineau, P.**42-61 Solving multi-objective production scheduling problems using metaheuristics***by*Loukil, T. & Teghem, J. & Tuyttens, D.**62-72 Resolution of a scheduling problem in a flowshop robotic cell***by*Soukhal, A. & Martineau, P.**73-85 A genetic approach to solving the problem of cyclic job shop scheduling with linear constraints***by*Cavory, G. & Dupas, R. & Goncalves, G.**86-110 Executing production schedules in the face of uncertainties: A review and some future directions***by*Aytug, Haldun & Lawley, Mark A. & McKay, Kenneth & Mohan, Shantha & Uzsoy, Reha**111-125 Reducing simulation models for scheduling manufacturing facilities***by*Thomas, Andre & Charpentier, Patrick**126-147 Markovian analysis for performance evaluation and scheduling in m machine stochastic flow-shop with buffers of any capacity***by*Gourgand, Michel & Grangeon, Nathalie & Norre, Sylvie**148-161 Joint economic model for totally adaptive and R charts***by*De Magalhaes, Maysa S. & Moura Neto, Francisco D.**162-182 An integrated product returns model with logistics and marketing coordination***by*Yalabik, Baris & Petruzzi, Nicholas C. & Chhajed, Dilip**183-190 Failure replacement and preventive maintenance spare parts ordering policy***by*Vaughan, Timothy S.**191-202 Single item lot-sizing problems with backlogging on a single machine at a finite production rate***by*Song, Yuyue & Chan, Gin Hor**203-223 Some two-echelon supply-chain games: Improving from deterministic-symmetric-information to stochastic-asymmetric-information models***by*Lau, Amy Hing Ling & Lau, Hon-Shiang**224-239 On a dual queueing system with preemptive priority service discipline***by*Bedford, A. & Zeephongsekul, P.**240-255 Statistical dependence through common risk factors: With applications in uncertainty analysis***by*van Dorp, J. Rene**256-274 Optimal inventory replenishment policy for a queueing system with finite waiting room capacity***by*Kim, Eungab**275-284 A short and mean-term automatic forecasting system--application to textile logistics***by*Thomassey, Sebastien & Happiette, Michel & Castelain, Jean Marie**285-291 A note on flow-shop and job-shop batch scheduling with identical processing-time jobs***by*Mosheiov, Gur & Oron, Daniel

### 2005, Volume 160, Issue 3

**579-581 Decision analysis and artificial intelligence: Feature cluster from the XIX EURO Summer Institute, Toulouse, France, 9-21/9/2001***by*Perny, P. & Tsoukias, Alexis**582-598 Selecting preferred solutions in the minimax approach to dynamic programming problems under flexible constraints***by*Dubois, D. & Fortemps, Ph.**599-613 The biobjective travelling purchaser problem***by*Riera-Ledesma, Jorge & Salazar-Gonzalez, Juan Jose**614-637 Combining latent learning with dynamic programming in the modular anticipatory classifier system***by*Gerard, Pierre & Meyer, Jean-Arcady & Sigaud, Olivier**638-662 A list-based compact representation for large decision tables management***by*Fernandez del Pozo, J. A. & Bielza, C. & Gomez, M.**663-675 Learning multicriteria classification models from examples: Decision rules in continuous space***by*Dombi, Joszef & Zsiros, Akos**676-695 Stability analysis of tree structured decision functions***by*Ekart, Aniko & Nemeth, S. Z.**696-709 Supporting triage of children with abdominal pain in the emergency room***by*Wilk, Sz. & Slowinski, R. & Michalowski, W. & Greco, S.**710-725 Multiple-attribute decision support system based on fuzzy logic for performance assessment***by*Omero, Marta & D'Ambrosio, Lorenzo & Pesenti, Raffaele & Ukovich, Walter**726-740 Transitivity-preserving fuzzification schemes for cardinality-based similarity measures***by*De Baets, B. & De Meyer, H.**741-761 Propositional distances and compact preference representation***by*Lafage, Celine & Lang, Jerome**762-784 How to decide what to do?***by*Dastani, Mehdi & Hulstijn, Joris & van der Torre, Leendert**785-802 Propositional belief base merging or how to merge beliefs/goals coming from several sources and some links with social choice theory***by*Konieczny, Sebastien & Pino Perez, Ramon**803-820 Selecting IS personnel use fuzzy GDSS based on metric distance method***by*Chen, Ling-Show & Cheng, Ching-Hsue**821-838 A cost allocation problem arising in hub-spoke network systems***by*Matsubayashi, Nobuo & Umezawa, Masashi & Masuda, Yasushi & Nishino, Hisakazu**839-850 Decision support for the career field selection process at the US Air Force Academy***by*Armacost, Andrew P. & Lowe, James K.**851-876 Search during decision making***by*Nutt, Paul C.

### 2005, Volume 160, Issue 2

**289-290 Feature cluster on "Decision support systems in the internet age"***by*Pomerol, Jean-Charles**291-307 Dealing with imprecise information in group multicriteria decisions: a methodology and a GDSS architecture***by*Dias, Luis C. & Climaco, Joao N.**308-324 A case-based fuzzy multicriteria decision support model for tropical cyclone forecasting***by*San Pedro, Jocelyn & Burstein, Frada & Sharp, Alan**325-335 Addressing time-scale differences among decision-makers through model abstractions***by*Gelman, Irit Askira**336-352 Support for decision implementation and follow-up***by*Borges, Marcos R. S. & Pino, Jose A. & Valle, Carla**353-364 Data warehouse clustering on the web***by*Triantafillakis, Aristides & Kanellis, Panagiotis & Martakos, Drakoulis**365-379 Assessing the of potential of e-business models: towards a framework for assisting decision-makers***by*Hayes, Jeremy & Finnegan, Pat**380-394 Configurable offers and winner determination in multi-attribute auctions***by*Bichler, Martin & Kalagnanam, Jayant**395-415 Graceful reassignment of excessively long communications paths in networks***by*Luss, Hanan & Wong, Richard T.**416-422 The extended concentric tabu for the quadratic assignment problem***by*Drezner, Zvi**423-444 Optimal bivariate clustering and a genetic algorithm with an application in cellular manufacturing***by*Rogers, David F. & Kulkarni, Shailesh S.**445-456 Makespan minimization for two parallel machines with an availability constraint***by*Liao, Ching-Jong & Shyur, Der-Lin & Lin, Chien-Hung**457-470 Locating median cycles in networks***by*Labbe, Martine & Laporte, Gilbert & Rodriguez Martin, Inmaculada & Gonzalez, Juan Jose Salazar**471-484 Minimizing the weighted number of tardy jobs on parallel processors***by*M'Hallah, Rym & Bulfin, R. L.**485-500 A linear time approximation algorithm for movement minimization in conveyor flow shop processing***by*Espelage, W. & Wanke, E.**501-514 Neural network forecasting for seasonal and trend time series***by*Zhang, G. Peter & Qi, Min**515-531 Estimation of parameters in latent class models using fuzzy clustering algorithms***by*Yang, Miin-Shen & Yu, Nan-Yi**532-559 Fuzzy strategic replacement analysis***by*Chang, Ping-Teng**560-573 Fuzzy disk for covering fuzzy points***by*Li, Lushu & Kabadi, S. N. & Nair, K. P. K.**574-575 A correction to "Single machine scheduling with release times, deadlines and tardiness objectives" [EJOR 133 (2001) 447-453]***by*Koulamas, Christos & Kyparisis, George J.**576-578 A note on exact algorithms for the identical parallel machine scheduling problem***by*Dell'Amico, Mauro & Martello, Silvano

### 2005, Volume 160, Issue 1

**1-2 Applications of mathematical programming models***by*Lev, Ben**3-18 Hierarchical cellular network design with channel allocation***by*Kalvenes, Joakim & Kennington, Jeffery & Olinick, Eli**19-33 Optimizing the packing of cylinders into a rectangular container: A nonlinear approach***by*Birgin, E. G. & Martinez, J. M. & Ronconi, D. P.**34-46 Ranking lower bounds for the bin-packing problem***by*Elhedhli, Samir**47-62 The capacitated minimum spanning tree problem: On improved multistar constraints***by*Gouveia, Luis & Joao Lopes, Maria**63-71 Fractional programming approach to two stochastic inventory problems***by*Chen, Youhua Frank**72-87 Product development resource allocation with foresight***by*Joglekar, Nitin R. & Ford, David N.**88-105 Models for bundle trading in financial markets***by*Abrache, Jawad & Crainic, Teodor Gabriel & Gendreau, Michel**106-120 Efficient solutions for a university timetabling problem through integer programming***by*Daskalaki, S. & Birbas, T.**121-138 Constrained optimization involving expensive function evaluations: A sequential approach***by*Brekelmans, Ruud & Driessen, Lonneke & Hamers, Herbert & den Hertog, Dick**139-153 Heuristic method for a mixed capacitated arc routing problem: A refuse collection application***by*Mourao, Maria Candida & Amado, Ligia**154-171 Data structures and ejection chains for solving large-scale traveling salesman problems***by*Gamboa, Dorabela & Rego, Cesar & Glover, Fred**172-189 Supporting the intelligent MCDA user: A case study in multi-person multi-criteria decision support***by*Hodgkin, Julie & Belton, Valerie & Koulouri, Anastasia**190-201 Minimizing earliness and tardiness penalties in a single-machine problem with a common due date***by*Hino, Celso M. & Ronconi, Debora P. & Mendes, Andre B.**202-217 On nondifferentiable fractional minimax programming***by*Husain, I. & Hanson, Morgan A. & Jabeen, Z.**218-226 Nondifferentiable multiobjective programming under generalized d-univexity***by*Mishra, S. K. & Wang, S. Y. & Lai, K. K.**227-231 On the complexity of minmax regret linear programming***by*Averbakh, Igor & Lebedev, Vasilij**232-241 Multiparametric sensitivity analysis in programming problem with linear-plus-linear fractional objective function***by*Singh, Sanjeet & Gupta, Pankaj & Bhatia, Davinder**242-251 Efficient solution generation for multiple objective linear programming based on extreme ray generation method***by*Ida, Masaaki**252-267 Game theoretic models for climate change negotiations***by*Forgo, Ferenc & Fulop, Janos & Prill, Maria**268-287 A stochastic approach to a case study for product recovery network design***by*Listes, Ovidiu & Dekker, Rommert

### 2004, Volume 159, Issue 3

**529-544 Solving non-additive traffic assignment problems: A descent method for co-coercive variational inequalities***by*Han, Deren & Lo, Hong K.**545-557 Solving the biobjective zero-one knapsack problem by an efficient LP-based heuristic***by*Zhang, Cai Wen & Ong, Hoon Liong**558-573 Mean flow time minimization with given bounds of processing times***by*Lai, Tsung-Chyan & Sotskov, Yuri N. & Sotskova, Nadezhda & Werner, Frank**574-585 A framework for demand point and solution space aggregation analysis for location models***by*Francis, R. L. & Lowe, T. J. & Tamir, A. & Emir-Farinas, H.**586-605 A multi-start local search algorithm for the vehicle routing problem with time windows***by*Braysy, Olli & Hasle, Geir & Dullaert, Wout**606-616 Common due date scheduling with autonomous and induced learning***by*Biskup, Dirk & Simons, Dirk**617-635 The effect of lot sizing rules on order variability***by*Nyoman Pujawan, I**636-650 A Markovian approach to determining optimum process target levels for a multi-stage serial production system***by*Bowling, Shannon R. & Khasawneh, Mohammad T. & Kaewkuekool, Sittichai & Cho, Byung Rae**651-662 A genetic algorithm for an industrial multiprocessor flow shop scheduling problem with recirculation***by*Bertel, S. & Billaut, J. -C.**663-672 Learning curves for processes generating defects requiring reworks***by*Jaber, Mohamad Y. & Guiffrida, Alfred L.**673-686 Analyzing cognitive maps to help structure issues or problems***by*Eden, Colin**687-704 A fuzzy approach to deriving priorities from interval pairwise comparison judgements***by*Mikhailov, L.**705-728 Strategic technology adoption taking into account future technological improvements: A real options approach***by*Huisman, Kuno J. M. & Kort, Peter M.**729-740 Modeling foreign equity control in Sino-foreign joint ventures with neural networks***by*Hu, Michael Y. & Zhang, G. Peter & Chen, Haiyang**iii-iv Editorial***by*Slowinski, Roman & Teghem, Jacques & Wallenius, Jyrki

### 2004, Volume 159, Issue 2

**265-268 Supply chain management: Theory and applications***by*Gunasekaran, A.**269-295 Information systems in supply chain integration and management***by*Gunasekaran, A. & Ngai, E. W. T.**296-317 Dynamic balancing of inventory in supply chains***by*Agrawal, Vipul & Chao, Xiuli & Seshadri, Sridhar**318-329 Evaluating and selecting e-commerce software and communication systems for a supply chain***by*Sarkis, Joseph & Talluri, Srinivas**330-347 Coordinating supply chains with competition: Capacity allocation in semiconductor manufacturing***by*Mallik, Suman & Harker, Patrick T.**348-363 Operational and financial effectiveness of e-collaboration tools in supply chain integration***by*Crespo Marquez, Adolfo & Bianchi, Carmine & Gupta, Jatinder N. D.**364-378 Optimal procurement decisions in the presence of total quantity discounts and alternative product recipes***by*Crama, Y. & Pascual J., R. & Torres, A.**379-392 Agile supply chain capabilities: Determinants of competitive objectives***by*Yusuf, Y. Y. & Gunasekaran, A. & Adeleye, E. O. & Sivayoganathan, K.**393-405 Evaluating the integration of supply chain information systems: A case study***by*Themistocleous, Marinos & Irani, Zahir & Love, Peter E. D.**406-419 On a replenishment coordination model in an integrated supply chain with one vendor and multiple buyers***by*Yao, Ming-Jong & Chiou, Chuang-Chun**420-429 The two-machine flowshop total completion time problem: Improved lower bounds and a branch-and-bound algorithm***by*Akkan, Can & Karabati, Selcuk**430-448 A simulated annealing approach for the circular cutting problem***by*Hifi, Mhand & Paschos, Vangelis Th. & Zissimopoulos, Vassilis**449-469 Parallel simulation of transfer lines by time segmentation***by*Andradottir, Sigrun & Hosseini-Nasab, Mehdi**470-475 Note on inventory model with a mixture of back orders and lost sales***by*Chu, Peter & Yang, Kuo-Lung & Liang, Shing-Ko & Niu, Thomas**476-512 A model for ordinally constructing additive objective functions***by*Tangian, Andranik**513-527 Hospital ownership and operating efficiency: Evidence from Taiwan***by*Chang, Hsihui & Cheng, Mei-Ai & Das, Somnath

### 2004, Volume 159, Issue 1

**1-16 Emerging multiple issue e-auctions***by*Teich, Jeffrey E. & Wallenius, Hannele & Wallenius, Jyrki & Koppius, Otto R.**17-34 Restricting virtual weights in data envelopment analysis***by*Sarrico, C. S. & Dyson, R. G.**35-51 A modified augmented Lagrangian method for a class of monotone variational inequalities***by*He, Bing-sheng & Yang, Hai & Zhang, Chen-song**52-65 Representation and management of MOEA populations based on graphs***by*Alberto, I. & Mateo, P. M.**66-82 Scheduling flexible flow lines with sequence-dependent setup times***by*Kurz, Mary E. & Askin, Ronald G.**83-94 A mixed integer formulation for maximal covering by inclined parallelograms***by*Younies, Hassan & Wesolowsky, George O.**95-109 The effect of foreknowledge of demand in case of a restricted capacity: The single-stage, single-product case***by*Wijngaard, J.**110-120 A periodic-review inventory model with application to the continuous-review obsolescence problem***by*Song, Yuyue & Lau, Hoong Chuin**121-131 Response surface methodology's steepest ascent and step size revisited***by*Kleijnen, Jack P. C. & den Hertog, Dick & Angun, Ebru**132-144 Optimal age-replacement policy of a system subject to shocks with random lead-time***by*Sheu, Shey-Huei & Chien, Yu-Hung**145-165 Multiple asset replacement analysis under variable utilization and stochastic demand***by*Hartman, Joseph C.**166-180 An empirical comparison of the validity of a neural net based multinomial logit choice model to alternative model specifications***by*Hruschka, Harald & Fettes, Werner & Probst, Markus**181-195 Set-valued TU-games***by*Fernandez, F. R. & Hinojosa, M. A. & Puerto, J.**196-206 Rough approximation of a preference relation by a multi-attribute dominance for deterministic, stochastic and fuzzy decision problems***by*Zaras, Kazimierz**207-218 Reallocation of paths of ABR services in a multistage interconnection network (MIN)-type ATM switch network***by*Choi, Seong-Hoon & Kim, Yeong-Dae**219-238 Maximal covering code multiplexing access telecommunication networks***by*Barbas, Javier & Marin, Angel**239-249 DEA Malmquist productivity measure: New insights with an application to computer industry***by*Chen, Yao & Iqbal Ali, Agha**250-257 Performance evaluation when non-discretionary factors correlate with technical efficiency***by*Ruggiero, John**258-263 A new rule for minimizing the number of tardy jobs in dynamic flow shops***by*Lodree, Emmett & Jang, Wooseung & Klein, Cerry M.

### 2004, Volume 158, Issue 3

**533-542 Modeling staff scheduling problems. A tutorial***by*Blochliger, Ivo**543-554 Recyclable waste collection planning--a case study***by*Teixeira, Joao & Antunes, Antonio Pais & de Sousa, Jorge Pinho**555-569 ATM VP-based network design***by*Kang, Jangha & Park, Kyungchul & Park, Sungsoo**570-576 The computational complexity of the relative robust shortest path problem with interval data***by*Zielinski, Pawel**577-594 The scheduling problem of PCBs for multiple non-identical parallel machines***by*Van Hop, Nguyen & Nagarur, Nagendra N.**595-608 A Branch-and-Bound procedure to minimize total tardiness on one machine with arbitrary release dates***by*Baptiste, Philippe & Carlier, Jacques & Jouglet, Antoine**609-625 Single period, single product newsvendor model with random supply shock***by*Liu, Ke & Li, Jing-An & Lai, Kin Keung**626-632 The optimal and heuristic solutions of a distribution network***by*Wee, H. M. & Yang, P. C.**633-648 Stochastic approach versus multiobjective approach for obtaining efficient solutions in stochastic multiobjective programming problems***by*Caballero, Rafael & Cerda, Emilio & del Mar Munoz, Maria & Rey, Lourdes**649-661 Statistical performance of a multiclass bulk production queueing system***by*Armero, Carmen & Conesa, David**662-677 Social multi-criteria evaluation: Methodological foundations and operational consequences***by*Munda, Giuseppe